Handouts addressing making treatment decisions, questions to ask and seeing a specialist.
New Diagnosis: Questions to Ask
This article provides a comprehensive list of questions to ask your care team about your diagnosis, treatment plan, side effects, and supportive care services.
The First Visit to a Specialist
This article covers ways to prepare for your first appointment with a cancer specialist-be it a surgeon, medical oncologist or radiation oncologist. Being prepared and informed can help you make the most of this appointment.
Making Treatment Decisions: Questions to Ask
These questions are things you may want to ask about when visiting your doctor. Not every question will apply to you, and you may not want to know the answers to all of them at your first visit.
Stopping or Taking a Break from Therapy
This article provides guidance and support for people who decide it is time to take a break from or stop therapy.